:: Title :: The Girl I Left Behind
:: Genre :: ballad
:: Performers & Instruments ::
Blevins, Roy Everett [mandolin]
Moore, Spencer [vocal]
:: Setting :: The home of Spencer Moore
:: Location :: Chilhowie (Smyth County), Virginia (United States)
:: Language :: English
:: Culture :: Southern U.S., Anglo-American, Appalachian, Virginia
:: Session :: Chilhowie 9/59
:: Date :: 9/3/1959
:: Reference Information :: T857.0, Track 7 (00:02:54)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Recordings of blind ballad singer Horton Barker and tobacco farmer and songster Raymond Spencer Moore, accompanied by Roy Everett Birns on mandolin. [Source: Editor]
2 - Alan Lomax: "Raymond Spencer Route 2, Chilhowie, VA." Shirley Collins: "His brother Joe Spencer, Johnson City, Tenn." Alan Lomax [back of tape box]: "?an Elizabethan highway." [Source: Tapebox]
:: Collection :: Southern U.S. 1959 and 1960

 

 

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